The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 155 201 324
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +123
Permanent jobs citing REST 365 238 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.79% 1.18% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.84% 2.97% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 313 201 98
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.12%
REST
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7538 8001 8952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.89% 39.54% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6631 6690 8266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

REST
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the South East region.

REST Salary Trend in the South East

REST
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in the South East

REST
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent +56 72 £45,000 - 6
Berkshire -27 67 £52,500 - 17
Hampshire +5 66 £44,000 +35.38% 9
Surrey -11 53 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Oxfordshire +36 48 £42,000 -1.17% 2
West Sussex +10 25 £42,500 -5.55% 4
East Sussex -4 15 £57,500 +101.75% 7
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Middlesex +16 5 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Isle of Wight - 5 £35,590 -
Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 347 (51.18%) Web Services
2 325 (47.94%) JavaScript
3 299 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
4 286 (42.18%) HTML
5 285 (42.04%) CSS
6 282 (41.59%) SOAP
7 268 (39.53%) Java
8 257 (37.91%) XML
9 236 (34.81%) .NET
10 227 (33.48%) JSON
11 210 (30.97%) SQL
12 206 (30.38%) MVC
13 203 (29.94%) C#
14 191 (28.17%) Linux
15 190 (28.02%) OO
16 188 (27.73%) jQuery
17 186 (27.43%) SQL Server
18 148 (21.83%) MySQL
18 148 (21.83%) Git (software)
18 148 (21.83%) TDD
19 145 (21.39%) Scrum
20 141 (20.80%) ASP.NET
21 138 (20.35%) PHP
22 125 (18.44%) WCF
23 123 (18.14%) HTML5
24 122 (17.99%) Degree
25 121 (17.85%) Computer Science
26 104 (15.34%) Software Engineering
27 97 (14.31%) Microsoft
28 91 (13.42%) Windows

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (12.09%) Apache
2 49 (7.23%) Tomcat
3 32 (4.72%) Node.js
4 29 (4.28%) IIS
4 29 (4.28%) CMS
5 28 (4.13%) JBoss
6 24 (3.54%) Drupal
7 22 (3.24%) nginx
8 20 (2.95%) Apache Solr
9 15 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (2.06%) SharePoint
11 12 (1.77%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.62%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.47%) K2 blackpearl
13 10 (1.47%) Confluence
13 10 (1.47%) Mule
14 9 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (1.03%) WordPress
15 7 (1.03%) Jetty
Applications
1 41 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (1.33%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.74%) SPSS
3 5 (0.74%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.62%) Amazon SQS
2 11 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (1.62%) Amazon S3
3 10 (1.47%) IaaS
4 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.88%) Heroku
6 5 (0.74%) Route 53
7 3 (0.44%) Office 365
8 2 (0.29%) SaaS
8 2 (0.29%) PaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.49%) HTTP
2 36 (5.31%) TCP/IP
3 27 (3.98%) Internet
4 20 (2.95%) DNS
5 15 (2.21%) SSL
6 13 (1.92%) Bluetooth
7 12 (1.77%) GPRS
7 12 (1.77%) GSM
7 12 (1.77%) DHCP
8 8 (1.18%) LDAP
8 8 (1.18%) FTP
9 7 (1.03%) Network Security
10 6 (0.88%) SSH
10 6 (0.88%) CTI
11 3 (0.44%) Firewall
11 3 (0.44%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.29%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.29%) SNMP
12 2 (0.29%) SAN
12 2 (0.29%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (27.43%) SQL Server
2 148 (21.83%) MySQL
3 55 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (7.67%) NoSQL
5 47 (6.93%) Relational Database
6 42 (6.19%) MongoDB
7 35 (5.16%) RDBMS
8 33 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (3.98%) SQLite
10 22 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (2.21%) Big Data
14 14 (2.06%) MariaDB
15 12 (1.77%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (1.47%) Redis
18 9 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 148 (21.83%) Git (software)
2 91 (13.42%) Maven
3 69 (10.18%) Subversion
4 64 (9.44%) Eclipse
5 58 (8.55%) Jenkins
6 37 (5.46%) JIRA
7 35 (5.16%) Visual Studio
8 34 (5.01%) JUnit
9 32 (4.72%) Selenium
10 25 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (3.10%) Ant
12 19 (2.80%) PHPUnit
13 17 (2.51%) Mockito
13 17 (2.51%) TestNG
13 17 (2.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 16 (2.36%) Xcode
15 13 (1.92%) Behat
16 11 (1.62%) Hudson
17 10 (1.47%) SoapUI
17 10 (1.47%) jMock
General
1 38 (5.60%) Finance
2 30 (4.42%) Marketing
3 26 (3.83%) Publishing
4 22 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.36%) Advertising
6 15 (2.21%) Automotive
7 8 (1.18%) Games
7 8 (1.18%) Billing
8 5 (0.74%) Banking
8 5 (0.74%) Electronics
9 4 (0.59%) Retail
10 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Local Government
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 529 (78.02%) Developer
2 138 (20.35%) Java Developer
3 108 (15.93%) Senior Developer
4 86 (12.68%) Web Developer
5 61 (9.00%) .NET Developer
6 55 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 47 (6.93%) Software Developer
8 44 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (5.90%) Software Engineer
10 37 (5.46%) Android Developer
11 33 (4.87%) PHP Developer
12 30 (4.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (4.13%) iOS Developer
14 27 (3.98%) Applications Developer
15 26 (3.83%) Architect
15 26 (3.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 24 (3.54%) ASP.NET Developer
17 23 (3.39%) Lead Developer
18 22 (3.24%) Junior
18 22 (3.24%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (51.18%) Web Services
2 286 (42.18%) HTML
3 285 (42.04%) CSS
4 282 (41.59%) SOAP
5 257 (37.91%) XML
6 236 (34.81%) .NET
7 227 (33.48%) JSON
8 188 (27.73%) jQuery
9 141 (20.80%) ASP.NET
10 125 (18.44%) WCF
11 123 (18.14%) HTML5
12 88 (12.98%) Spring
13 85 (12.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 83 (12.24%) CSS3
15 79 (11.65%) Hibernate
16 77 (11.36%) Ajax
17 72 (10.62%) AngularJS
18 63 (9.29%) .NET Framework
19 62 (9.14%) J2EE
20 52 (7.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (17.85%) Computer Science
2 83 (12.24%) Mobile App
3 61 (9.00%) Open Source
4 47 (6.93%) User Experience
5 38 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.51%) W3C
8 15 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.62%) Animation
10 10 (1.47%) iPhone
11 9 (1.33%) Data Extraction
11 9 (1.33%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.18%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.18%) Social Media
13 7 (1.03%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.88%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.74%) Replication
15 5 (0.74%) Clustering
15 5 (0.74%) Statistics
15 5 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 191 (28.17%) Linux
2 91 (13.42%) Windows
3 63 (9.29%) Android
4 52 (7.67%) Apple iOS
5 29 (4.28%) UNIX
6 13 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.62%) CentOS
7 11 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.74%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.44%) Debian
11 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.15%) Solaris
13 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (30.38%) MVC
3 190 (28.02%) OO
4 148 (21.83%) TDD
5 145 (21.39%) Scrum
6 104 (15.34%) Software Engineering
7 81 (11.95%) SOA
8 78 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
9 69 (10.18%) OOD
10 65 (9.59%) OOP
11 62 (9.14%) Web Development
12 56 (8.26%) Android Development
13 53 (7.82%) BDD
14 48 (7.08%) iOS Development
15 44 (6.49%) Unit Testing
15 44 (6.49%) E-Commerce
16 36 (5.31%) Multithreading
17 29 (4.28%) Web Application Development
17 29 (4.28%) Project Management
18 28 (4.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 325 (47.94%) JavaScript
2 268 (39.53%) Java
3 210 (30.97%) SQL
4 203 (29.94%) C#
5 138 (20.35%) PHP
6 83 (12.24%) T-SQL
7 61 (9.00%) C++
8 44 (6.49%) Objective-C
9 40 (5.90%) Python
10 37 (5.46%) VB.NET
10 37 (5.46%) Ruby
11 36 (5.31%) VB
12 33 (4.87%) VB6
13 32 (4.72%) Perl
14 31 (4.57%) C
14 31 (4.57%) PHP5
15 19 (2.80%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.92%) XPath
17 10 (1.47%) MATLAB
18 9 (1.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 122 (17.99%) Degree
2 23 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.51%) HND
4 3 (0.44%) PhD
5 2 (0.29%) CISSP
5 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.29%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.15%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.34%) QA
2 18 (2.65%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (1.77%) Firmware
2 4 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.44%) KVM
3 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.44%) HDFS
4 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.15%) Docker
5 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.62%) Puppet
3 5 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (0.74%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.59%) Nagios
5 2 (0.29%) AppManager
5 2 (0.29%) SCCM
5 2 (0.29%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.29%) OpenView
5 2 (0.29%) Netcool
5 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.15%) Ansible
6 1 (0.15%) Ambari
6 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 97 (14.31%) Microsoft
2 77 (11.36%) Oracle
3 20 (2.95%) Google
4 14 (2.06%) Zend
5 13 (1.92%) Twitter
5 13 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.77%) Telerik
6 12 (1.77%) Adobe
7 11 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.33%) Rackspace
9 8 (1.18%) IBM
10 6 (0.88%) VMware
11 5 (0.74%) hybris
11 5 (0.74%) Percona
11 5 (0.74%) Dell
12 4 (0.59%) Cisco
12 4 (0.59%) SolarWinds
13 3 (0.44%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.44%) Facebook
13 3 (0.44%) Endeca
Stansted, Essex
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Middlesex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55,000 Plust bonus + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42500 - £46500 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago